Easter is the second highest attended church service after Christmas, so it’s wise to be prepared. Once you have a basic plan, lock down a schedule and put out the word to your volunteers. Then it’s time to jump into checklist mode. more


As many churches know, capturing quality recordings is easy to discuss in a staff meeting but hard to accomplish in real life. Here, tools to set you up for success. more

Feb 14, 2018 10:25 AM Education

If you are killing the production parts, but steam rolling over people, you're totally missing what it means to follow Christ as a technical artist. You must be doing both. more

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Innovative expo format from Australia, popular with visitors and exhibitors, is debuting in the Southeast this September more

Jan 22, 2018 5:35 PM News

Who do you work for? Think about it. He can do anything, including listening to your prayers and helping to steady you when the going gets tough. more

Jan 22, 2018 12:46 PM Ministry

I learned an important lesson in my 20s that I carry with me to this day, and it is this: The root of being firm in life is to be firm in your faith. Be firm in believing God. more


There are two kinds of growth: deep and wide. As you grow the width of your team (sheer numbers), make sure you are also helping them grow in depth. more

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The top three New Year’s resolutions for church production techs. more

Jan 4, 2018 1:17 PM Education

If your mixes are in a rut of mind-numbing sameness, it’s time to try something new. Here, in no particular order, are several things you can try to breathe new life into your mixes. more

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Son of a pastor and a former worship leader, with a long career history in professional audio and video, will head company’s House of Worship initiatives more

Dec 20, 2017 3:26 PM News

Experts tell us old theatre tricks are getting lost in all the new technology out there. Here are low-tech ways of achieving new looks. more


This time of year is supposed to be about Christ’s birth and a whole host of other warm things—cheer, joy, gifts, family—right? What about when it isn’t? Look to Jesus. more


Simple doesn't have to mean boring. Lighting support for a quiet service can often be more challenging than going all-out for a rock concert. more


Here are three important perspectives to keep in mind as you finish your Christmas production planning, lest we slip into “lather, rinse, repeat” mode because it’s the path of least resistance and requires the least amount of work. more

Dec 7, 2017 2:21 PM Education

While it was designed for recording, the new drum module may be a Godsend for live sound applications in smaller churches with limited gear and/or mixing talent. more

Dec 6, 2017 10:19 AM Gear

While emptying the mic cabinet once a year can provide a rare thrill, perhaps we need to consider our Christmas services from a new vantage point --- one that starts with pencil and paper. more

Dec 1, 2017 12:41 PM , Education

We all want more volunteers and bigger teams. But what if the reason our teams aren’t growing is because the environment has become unhealthy and toxic. Here's a hint. Culture killer #1: Dishonor. more

Nov 30, 2017 4:13 PM Education

The solid one piece clamp body is designed to grip pipe with its micro grooves, and will not “rock” when making adjustments to the light fixture. more

Nov 27, 2017 12:00 AM News

It's tempting to celebrate Thanksgiving one day and complain about our jobs and the Holiday workload the next. Resist the urge. more


Willow Creek Production, part of multisite Willow Creek Community Church, has standardized on the online platform Jetbuilt. more

Nov 25, 2017 8:19 PM News

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